Re: v6v4 to V8 swap
<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Ive always wanted a 5.0 mustang but Im sick of morons that wont sell
> them no matter how old and rusty for less than $5k.
> So ive decided to build my own. I know i will probly spend more than
> $5k in the long run but it wont be all at once and I can build the car
> exactly how I want it.
> So ill be looking for an 89-98 v6/v4 manual trans. With that in mind is
> there any certain years that are tougher to convert than others? motor
> mounts, rear ends, etc? and any advice from those that have done this.
> 69 coupe 351w
Don't do it. Buy an original 5.0. There is a Hell of a lot more than the
engine to deal with. Here in Tucson you can buy 88 to 92's from $2,000 to
$5,000. I sold an 89 5.0, LX, hatchback in very good shape for $2,500. Just
stay away from car lots and people who think they have concourse cars.